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Start From Where You Are

June 19, 2018 - So often I get messages from wonderful creative women telling me that they can't do what I am doing because they don't h...
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One Vision, The Base For An Artist's Work

June 12, 2018 - I talk about having a vision as an artist a lot. I thought it was time to explain this a bit more clearly. I don't mean...
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The Basics Of Forest Photography

June 04, 2018 - I get messages so often in which I am asked how I add fog to images, how to take pictures like mine in the forest, that...
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Passion is Contagious

May 28, 2018 - What is it about a piece of art, a photograph that makes it connect to the viewer? What is it about the masterpieces tha...
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Lost The Joy In Creating?

May 21, 2018 - I was recently talking to a few of my friends and something kept coming up: " I lost the joy in creating. I used to be s...
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The Rules Of Your Craft...Are They True For You?

May 10, 2018 - Every craft, every art form has its rules. Most of the time these rules come about by looking at art works that worked a...
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Embrace Change

May 03, 2018 - For many artists and creatives curiosity is the fuel for their work. A little idea pops into your head:" I wonder what w...
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Is your comfort zone getting uncomfortably small?

April 23, 2018 - Do you remember how you got started creating? I bet you worked very differently from the way you are working now. I know...
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Things I Know For Sure About Inspiration

April 13, 2018 - Inspiration is an essential when you are an artist/a creative....We need food, drink and yes, inspiration. Without that,...
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Protect Your Inspiration

April 06, 2018 - In this past winter I have not been taking pictures, from the second day of December until the 21st of March I spent my...
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The Experience of Taking Pictures

February 26, 2018 - I have lost count of the number of times I am asked how I created the fog, the mood and the sun rays in my pictures. Peo...
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This Moment

January 22, 2018 - If there is one thing about photography that really speaks to me, is its inherent quality of catching a moment, a fleeti...
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Your Leading Light

December 22, 2017 - As this year is coming to a close I always start thinking about the new year ahead, about my plans, about a new leading...
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What If Or If Only

December 08, 2017 - In the minds of creatives two thoughts tend to arise often: " What if.....?" and "If only..." Even though only one word...
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Location, Location

November 29, 2017 - Many years ago I read the advice from a very famous photographer that a good photograph is all about location. Something...
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Connect, Not Collect

November 20, 2017 - As a photographer surrounded by other photographers I notice that we are always hunting to capture something. You will b...
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Seeing With A Sense Of Wonder

November 17, 2017 - I am sure I am not alone in saying my mind often tricks me into hunting after the perfect situation that it has fabricat...
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Staying Inspired

July 25, 2017 - I must admit that I was really starting to feel like my mind would explode if I would not be able to take a picture soon...
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What drives you

July 18, 2017 - People often comment on me being very driven to get a pretty picture, sometimes even suggesting I have an obsession with...
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How To Beat The Inspiration Blues

January 10, 2017 - I have been an artist for 20 years now and the question that pops up in every interview I give is: "Where do you find yo...
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